How painful is a root canal on a scale of 1 to 10?

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Pain depends on the severity of the infection, the depth of the root canal, the "skill" of the dentist, and your pain threshold. There's lots of factors in a root canal which can increase/decrease pain.

I've personally had three root canals. At some points during, it is not comfortable at all. I've never felt pain during any of my root canals, probably because of the anasthetic which is used. In my last root canal I had a small ache afterwards for two days, which I'd pitch at around 2 out of 10.
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go to the dentist ;D ANSWER Apply an ice pack or a bag of frozen veggies to the outside of yourmouth, directly over the root canal sight. Hold the ice pack inplace for five